16 Thomas Linta
16 Thomas Linta
Height: 6-4
Weight: 240
Year: Senior
Hometown: Branford, CT
High School: Hamden Hall
Position: QB
gp 10
yds 1320
td 8
yds/g 132.0

2016:  Bears' starting quarterback who saw action in eight games … assumed the starting quarterback role by the fourth game vs. Stetson … threw for 1,074 yards on 110 completions over the season … passed for six touchdowns … threw for a season-high 220 yards on 17 of 27 passing at Dartmouth, connecting for two touchdowns on passes of 42 and 38 yards...completed 22 of 34 passes for 216 yards vs. Penn...

2015:  Back-up quarterback who earned a berth on the varsity travel roster and earned playing time vs. Columbia...Freshman:  Strong-armed QB, who saw valuable action with the Bears' junior varsity team...Athletic: Career stats (So.-Sr.): Passing; 8,013 Yds, 82 TDs, Rushing: 1,233 Yds, 27 TDs. 1st Team All-New England (2012, 2013) 1st Team All-Conference (2011, 2012, 2013) NUC All-American (2013), NUC Most Valuable Quarterback (2013), Quarterback for Hamden Hall who won the Fairchester league championship and made an appearance in a New England Bowl Game for first time in school history.

Academic: National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete (2013).

Personal: enjoys playing the guitar and coaching at youth football clinics…Son of Joseph Linta and Kathleen Linta

Recent Games
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 125 93
Attempts 258 190
Completion % 48.4% 48.9%
Yards 1320 951
Yards per game 132.0 135.9
Yards per attempt 5.1 5.0
Touchdowns 8 6
Interceptions 6 3
Sacks 9 7
Yards lost 49 38
Pass Efficiency 97.0 98.3
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 20 35 57.1% 253 7.2 3 0 1 6
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 18 47 38.3% 226 4.8 1 1 1 8
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 14 21 66.7% 143 6.8 1 2 1 3
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 7 12 58.3% 55 4.6 0 0 1 8
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 12 39 30.8% 144 3.7 1 2 2 8
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 24 44 54.5% 236 5.4 1 1 1 5
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 30 60 50.0% 263 4.4 1 0 2 11
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 3 7 2.3 9 1 1 0
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 2 2 1.0 13 0 1 1
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 1 -3 -3.0 0 0 - -
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 3 -12 -4.0 2 0 1 0
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 4 -2 -0.5 6 0 - -
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 2 -2 -1.0 3 0 - -
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 5 26 5.2 34 0 - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 - - - - - 1 0
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 - - - - - 1 1
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 - - - - - 1 0
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 1 -7 -7.0 0 0 - -
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 1 - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 1 7 - - - 7
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 1 2 - - - 2
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 1 -3 - - - -3
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 1 -12 - - - -12
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 1 - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 1 -2 - - - -2
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 1 -2 -7 - - -9
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 1 26 - - - 26
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 16 Bryant W, 28-23 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Harvard L, 45-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Rhode Island W, 24-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Stetson L, 17-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Princeton L, 53-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Cornell L, 34-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Penn L, 17-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Yale L, 34-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 vs. Dartmouth L, 33-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Columbia L, 24-6 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 8 110 202 54.5% 1074 134.3 5.3 6 9 58 100.0
2017-18 10 125 258 48.4% 1320 132.0 5.1 8 6 49 97.0
Total 20 235 460 51.1% 2394 119.7 5.2 14 15 58 98.3
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 2 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 22 -22 -2.8 -1.0 1 10 3 0
2017-18 10 20 16 1.6 0.8 1 34 3 1
Total 20 42 -6 -0.3 -0.1 2 34 6 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 2 - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 1 0.1 -7 -0.7 -7.0 0 0
Total 20 1 0.1 -7 -0.3 -7.0 0 0
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 2 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 20 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 2 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 2 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 8 -22 - - - -22 -2.8
2017-18 10 16 -7 - - 9 .9
Total 20 -6 -7 - - -13 -.7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 6 0.8 1 - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 6 0.6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0
Total 12 0.6 2 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 125 258 48.4% 1320 132.0 5.1 8 6 49 97.0
Conference 7 93 190 48.9% 951 135.9 5.0 6 3 49 98.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 4 25 59 42.4% 281 70.3 4.8 1 1 41 84.6
Away 5 76 155 49.0% 803 160.6 5.2 6 4 49 100.2
Neutral 1 24 44 54.5% 236 236.0 5.4 1 1 39 102.6
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Wins 2 18 47 38.3% 226 113.0 4.8 1 1 41 81.5
Losses 8 107 211 50.7% 1094 136.8 5.2 7 5 49 100.5
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September 3 38 82 46.3% 479 159.7 5.8 4 1 41 109.1
October 4 21 33 63.6% 198 49.5 6.0 1 2 40 111.9
November 3 66 143 46.2% 643 214.3 4.5 3 3 49 86.7
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 20 16 1.6 0.8 1 34 3 1
Conference 7 17 17 2.4 1.0 1 34 2 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 5 -10 -2.5 -2.0 0 13 2 1
Away 5 13 28 5.6 2.2 1 34 1 0
Neutral 1 2 -2 -2.0 -1.0 0 3 - -
-
Wins 2 2 2 1.0 1.0 0 13 1 1
Losses 8 18 14 1.8 0.8 1 34 2 0
-
September 3 5 9 3.0 1.8 1 13 2 1
October 4 4 -15 -3.8 -3.8 0 2 1 0
November 3 11 22 7.3 2.0 0 34 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 1 0.1 -7 -0.7 -7.0 0 0
Conference 7 1 0.1 -7 -1.0 -7.0 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 1 1.0 -7 -7.0 -7.0 0 0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 1 0.1 -7 -0.9 -7.0 0 0
-
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 1 0.3 -7 -2.3 -7.0 0 0
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 8 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 16 -7 - - 9 .9
Conference 7 17 -7 - - 10 1.4
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 4 -10 - - - -10 -2.5
Away 5 28 - - - 28 5.6
Neutral 1 -2 -7 - - -9 -9.0
-
Wins 2 2 - - - 2 1.0
Losses 8 14 -7 - - 7 .9
-
September 3 9 - - - 9 3.0
October 4 -15 - - - -15 -3.8
November 3 22 -7 - - 15 5.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 6 0.6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 6 0.9 1 0 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 1.2 1 - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 0.8 1 0 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 6 2.0 1 - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -